The first table below looks at the demand for the Junior role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Junior in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 175 173 190
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 78 63 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.81% 0.74% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.80% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 28 28
Average daily rate £205 £263 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.90% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £129 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £379 £302
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £250 £240
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 8
Average hourly rate £10.50 £18.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.24% -14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.95 £12.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.80 £111.10 £27.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £13.20 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+28.78% -4.00%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8845 7863 9825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.80% 92.28% 92.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4875 3933 4424
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 472 614 707
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Junior
England

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Junior in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Junior
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Junior across the South East region.

Junior Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Junior
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Junior Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Junior
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Junior across the South East region.

Junior Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Junior
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Junior Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Junior
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +10 27 £250 -4.76% 5
Hampshire +9 16 £180 - 4
Surrey -18 9 £275 +96.42% 3
Buckinghamshire -14 8 £210 -20.07% 4
West Sussex -1 4 £90 -71.87% 4
Oxfordshire -2 3 - - 4
Kent - 3 £263 - 4
Middlesex 0 2 £250 -28.57%
East Sussex -3 2 £158 -21.25% 1
Home Counties - 1 £200 -
Thames Valley - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title.

1 29 (23.20%) Project Management
2 26 (20.80%) Windows
3 23 (18.40%) Finance
4 21 (16.80%) Microsoft
5 19 (15.20%) Degree
6 18 (14.40%) UNIX
7 17 (13.60%) PRINCE2
8 16 (12.80%) SQL
9 15 (12.00%) Oracle
9 15 (12.00%) Telecoms
10 14 (11.20%) ITIL
10 14 (11.20%) MS Excel
11 13 (10.40%) Security Cleared
12 11 (8.80%) SC Cleared
12 11 (8.80%) Linux
12 11 (8.80%) PHP
12 11 (8.80%) C#
12 11 (8.80%) HTML
13 10 (8.00%) MS Office
13 10 (8.00%) Computer Science
14 9 (7.20%) MS PowerPoint
14 9 (7.20%) .NET
14 9 (7.20%) SQL Server
14 9 (7.20%) MySQL
14 9 (7.20%) SharePoint
14 9 (7.20%) SLA
15 8 (6.40%) MS Project
16 7 (5.60%) Internet
16 7 (5.60%) Service Management
16 7 (5.60%) Marketing

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.20%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.60%) Drupal
2 2 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.60%) IIS
2 2 (1.60%) Apache
3 1 (0.80%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.80%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (11.20%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.00%) MS Office
3 9 (7.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (6.40%) MS Project
5 4 (3.20%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.80%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.80%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.80%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.60%) Internet
2 5 (4.00%) Firewall
3 4 (3.20%) WAN
3 4 (3.20%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.20%) LAN
4 3 (2.40%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (2.40%) Wireless
5 2 (1.60%) Network Security
5 2 (1.60%) Intranet
5 2 (1.60%) DNS
6 1 (0.80%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.80%) ATM
6 1 (0.80%) SDH
6 1 (0.80%) VPN
6 1 (0.80%) DHCP
6 1 (0.80%) MGCP
6 1 (0.80%) DWDM
6 1 (0.80%) MPLS
6 1 (0.80%) OSPF
6 1 (0.80%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.20%) SQL Server
1 9 (7.20%) MySQL
2 4 (3.20%) PowerCenter
3 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.80%) OLAP
4 1 (0.80%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.80%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (0.80%) JIRA
General
1 23 (18.40%) Finance
2 15 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.60%) Marketing
4 5 (4.00%) Banking
5 4 (3.20%) Spanish Language
6 3 (2.40%) Legal
6 3 (2.40%) Publishing
6 3 (2.40%) French Language
6 3 (2.40%) German Language
6 3 (2.40%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.60%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.80%) Electronics
8 1 (0.80%) Back Office
8 1 (0.80%) Games
8 1 (0.80%) Retail
8 1 (0.80%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.80%) HTML
2 9 (7.20%) .NET
3 6 (4.80%) ASP.NET
3 6 (4.80%) XHTML
3 6 (4.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (2.40%) CSS
5 2 (1.60%) JSP
5 2 (1.60%) XML
5 2 (1.60%) ATL
5 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (1.60%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (0.80%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.80%) CSS3
6 1 (0.80%) HTML5
6 1 (0.80%) COM
6 1 (0.80%) XSLT
6 1 (0.80%) Web Services
6 1 (0.80%) J2EE
6 1 (0.80%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.40%) NHS
3 2 (1.60%) Fat Client
3 2 (1.60%) Physics
3 2 (1.60%) Thin Client
3 2 (1.60%) EPoS
3 2 (1.60%) Social Media
3 2 (1.60%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.80%) MPEG
4 1 (0.80%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.80%) Firmware
4 1 (0.80%) Clustering
4 1 (0.80%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.80%) Windows
2 18 (14.40%) UNIX
3 11 (8.80%) Linux
4 4 (3.20%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.40%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.80%) Android
6 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.20%) Project Management
2 17 (13.60%) PRINCE2
3 14 (11.20%) ITIL
4 7 (5.60%) Service Management
4 7 (5.60%) Software Engineering
4 7 (5.60%) Project Planning
5 6 (4.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (4.80%) OO
6 5 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (4.00%) Migration
6 5 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (3.20%) Content Management
7 4 (3.20%) Scrum
7 4 (3.20%) Change Management
8 3 (2.40%) Test Scripting
8 3 (2.40%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (2.40%) ITSM
9 2 (1.60%) Supplier Management
9 2 (1.60%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.80%) SQL
2 11 (8.80%) PHP
2 11 (8.80%) C#
3 6 (4.80%) C++
4 3 (2.40%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.60%) Java
6 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.80%) VBScript
6 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.80%) ABAP
6 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (15.20%) Degree
2 13 (10.40%) Security Cleared
3 11 (8.80%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.40%) CCNA
5 3 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.60%) PMP
6 2 (1.60%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.60%) HND
6 2 (1.60%) ISEB
6 2 (1.60%) CCNP
6 2 (1.60%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.80%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.80%) OCA
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.80%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.20%) SLA
2 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.80%) XenApp
2 1 (0.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.80%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) SCCM
2 2 (1.60%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.80%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.80%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.80%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 21 (16.80%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.00%) Oracle
3 5 (4.00%) HP
3 5 (4.00%) SAP
4 4 (3.20%) Cisco
5 3 (2.40%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.40%) Citrix
6 2 (1.60%) VMware
7 1 (0.80%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.80%) Remedy
7 1 (0.80%) Juniper
7 1 (0.80%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.80%) Informatica
Winchester, Hampshire
Experis IT
Rate: £8.68 per hour
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basingstoke
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago